Kids First Blog

We have our candidates

Candidates on the November ballot are finalized. Yesterday, August 22nd, was the deadline to get your name on the ballot for November’s Austin ISD school board elections. There are 5 seats up for a vote on November 8th, with only two contested races after the filing deadline.


Single member Trustee Districts

District 2 – Adolphus “Andy” Anderson & Jayme Mathias (incumbent)candidate2
District 3 -Ann Teich (incumbent)

District 5 – Amber Elenz (incumbent)

District 7 – Yasmin Wagner (incumbent)


At-Large Trustee Position

District 8 – David Quintanilla & Cindy Anderson


Check out the AISD website to see specific district boundaries.

Austin Kids First has sent each candidate a questionnaire as part of our endorsement process & we will be posting responses as we receive them. We will be asking for membership feedback on candidates via online survey starting August 30th. If you want to weigh in on our endorsements and aren’t already a members, you can still sign up.

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